Woolworths completes buy-back worth $1.7bn

Woolworths has completed a successful buy-back worth $1.7 billion following the sale of its petrol business. Woolworths Group chairman Gordon Cairns said: “We are pleased with the outcome and the strong level of investor interest. Completion of the off-market buy-back fulfills the Board’s commitment to return the proceeds from the Woolworths Petrol sale to shareholders”. […]